In Conversation with Circus Dramaturg Lauren Feldman

I marry my new play work with circus as a circus dramaturg. I love to see and make theatrically adventurous, physically ambitious, intimate, inquisitive, deeply honest plays about outsiders, searchers, and always about the human connection.

Meet our newest team members!

We are so excited to announce the addition of four fantastic people to the Umbrella Project family. They each bring unique experiences and expertise to our organization, and we’re so happy they’ve decided to help us further the lives of new plays in Seattle and beyond. Marita Phelps Director of Operations Marita Phelps is a…

Umbrella Project Announces First Project: Emily Conbere’s Knocking Bird

Contact: Sara Keats, Communications Director (267) 693-7289 | umbrellaprojectnw@gmail.com http://www.umbrellaprojectnw.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Umbrella Project Announces First Project: Emily Conbere’s Knocking Bird at West of Lenin September 11 through October 3 Playwright-centered co-producing organization aims to use dramaturgically-driven producing to make Seattle a destination for new plays July 24, 2015 – Seattle, WA – Umbrella…

Announcing Knocking Bird!

We’re thrilled to announce that our first production will be the world premiere of Emily Conbere‘s play, Knocking Bird, directed by Paul Budraitis. Mark your calendars: Knocking Bird will open September 11, 2015 at West of Lenin, Knocking Bird started as a piece at Live Girls! Theater before having readings and revisions with Sandbox One-Act Play Festival (SOAP Fest 2015),  Northwest…